Rick Pitino hasn't ruled out a return to coaching, but he said he needs to move on with his life in case another opportunity doesn't present itself. "The way I'm looking at it now is that I've got to get on with a different part of my life," he said.
After spending three years trying to prove everyone wrong, Notre Dame's Bonzie Colson is suddenly everybody's All-American. How he handles success might just be the key to the Irish's success this season.
The argument will go on all season: Which conference is the best? For now, a week into the season, the Big East is proving once again it is a beast.
The Aggies' now-sophomore forward decided he wasn't ready for the NBA after his first season, despite the potential financial rewards and scouts who saw a bright future. He's back to get even better.
Grayson Allen announced his return to the big state by lighting up Michigan State. It was just one of the standout performances from the season's opening week.
No. 13 Notre Dame will learn more about itself this week in Hawaii as part in the Maui Invitational, which includes No. 7 Wichita State and Michigan.
NCAAM RPI Leader
|RK||TEAM||CONF||W-L||BPI RK||SOS RK||SOR RK||RPI RK|
|11||West VirginiaWVU||Big 12||2-1||11||198||168||--|
|15||Michigan StateMSU||Big Ten||2-1||15||154||147||--|
|21||Texas TechTTU||Big 12||4-0||21||161||6||--|
|24||Seton HallHALL||Big East||4-0||24||268||21||--|
- BPI RK: Rank in the Basketball Power Index (BPI) among all Division I teams.
- SOS RK: Strength of Schedule (SOS) rank among all Division I teams based on how a typical 25th ranked team would do against each team's schedule to date. SOS accounts for the game location, day's rest, travel distance, and high altitude in addition to opponent strength.
- SOR RK: Rank of Strength of Record (SOR) among all Division I teams. SOR reflects the chance a typical 25th ranked team would have team's record or better, given the schedule on a 0 to 100 scale, where 100 is best.
- RPI RK: Team's rank in official NCAA Ratings Percentage Index (RPI).